By reusing and recycling more, Fort Worth residents can have less trash and save space at the city landfill. But you have to recycle right!
Reminder: All carts need to be set out by 7 a.m. on your scheduled collection day.
Before you toss holiday items, W.A.I.T. and make sure they are going into the correct cart, or your recycling may end up on the naughty list!
Holiday Recycling Guide(PDF, 3MB)
To order call 817-392-1234.
Carter the blue recycling cart is the face of the regional campaign.
Pay Bags are available in sets of five for $15 plus tax.
To order call 817-392-1234. Bags will be mailed to you and charged on your water bill.
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Know What to Throw Video 15 seconds
“Know What to Throw” is a fun campaign that will remind residents about the correct items to recycle and what should go in the brown trash cart or be recycled somewhere else beyond the curb cart.
City of Fort Worth curbside garbage and recycling services are provided by Waste Management and Knight Waste Services.
For questions or to report an issue by phone:
The call center is open 7 a.m. to 6 p.m., Monday through Friday, and 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays.
Get collection reminders and look up how to dispose of waste on your smartphone with the new City of Fort Worth Garbage & Recycling app.
Download the app
Set Out & Storage(PDF, 2MB)